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10-04-2006, 12:22 AM
The Department of Physical Therapy at Marquette University invites applications for a twelve-month tenure track faculty position in its entry-level DPT program.

We are looking for a dynamic and dedicated person who is willing to be involved in teaching, scholarship, research, and university/community service that is complementary to our current faculty. The primary teaching and research responsibilities for the advertised position are flexible but may include neuromuscular or musculoskeletal rehabilitation, wound healing, or pathophysiology. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a record of excellence in teaching and provide evidence of strong potential to establish an independent research program leading to extramural funding. We value candidates with experience working with disadvantaged student populations.

Required qualifications include: 1) physical therapist with earned Ph.D. degree (or comparable research-based doctorate degree), 2) active member of the APTA, 3) team player with strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem solving skills, and 4) eligibility for PT licensure in Wisconsin.
Marquette University is a Catholic Jesuit urban university located a few blocks from downtown Milwaukee, WI, on the western shore of Lake Michigan. The Department of Physical Therapy was founded in 1952, and is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service. This commitment is reflected in our national reputation for physical therapy education, which ranks 16th of all academic physical therapy programs in the country (US News and World Report College Guide, 2005). Learn more about Marquette and the Physical Therapy program by visiting our website at: http://www.Marquette.edu/chs/pt .

Salary and benefits are competitive. Rank, salary, and tenure status are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position will be available on July 1, 2007. Applications are currently being accepted, and will continue until the position has been filled. If interested submit a letter of interest, a current vita, and three professional references to:

Donald A. Neumann, PT, PhD or Sheila Schindler-Ivens, PT, PhD
Co-Chairs, Search Committee
Department of Physical Therapy
Marquette University
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phones: 414-288-3319 (Neumann), 414-288-7282 (Schindler-Ivens)
Email: Donald.Neumann@marquette.edu or Sheila.Schindler@marquette.edu